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Local MS-13 Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Murder Charge

Aug 27, 2019

Federal prosecutors say another Columbus defendant in the MS-13 racketeering case has pleaded guilty to a charge of murder in aid of racketeering. 

32-year-old Erasmo Humberto Lima-Martinez is one of 23 individuals charged in an indictment that includes five murders as well as attempted murder, extortion, money laundering, and other counts. Lima-Martinez pleaded guilty to his role in the November 2015 death of 17-year-old Wilson Villeda near Innis Road .